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A Message from Minister Carrie Bail (July 21)

As of tomorrow (Friday, July 22), I will have been with you for three whole weeks! Many faces are starting to look familiar, as well as a few names, and I am settling into my new home environment next to … Continue reading

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Summer Picnic to Welcome Carrie – July 26

The first of several summer picnics to welcome Rev. Carrie Bail will be hosted by the Women of the Church Book Group, with all women of the church invited. Please be sure to invite someone! Tuesday, July 26 at 5:30pm … Continue reading

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Time & Talent Surveys Needed

God has blessed each one of us with both time and talents. Just as a garden needs gardeners to till the soil and plant the seeds, God calls us to invest our gifts of time and talents in the garden … Continue reading

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Special Guests from India: Sun, June 26

Doctors Prem and Senega, leaders of the James Hospital in Colachel, India will visit First Congregational Church on Sunday, June 26. Donna Lee will host our special guests during their brief Vermont visit while they are in the U.S. for … Continue reading

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Sunday, July 3: Welcome Carrie Bail!

Please join us this Sunday, July 3, to welcome Rev. Carrie Bail on her first Sunday as Interim Senior Minister! Carrie’s background includes both settled and interim ministerial experience. She holds a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) from Yale University and … Continue reading

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Welcome Carrie Bail!

The Interim Senior Minister Search Team is excited to announce the call to Reverend Carrie Bail to serve as our Interim Senior Minister. Carrie comes to us with settled ministerial and interim experience. She received her undergraduate degree from Yale … Continue reading

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Jazz Sunday – June 12

The Onion River Jazz Band will begin playing at 9:30am on Jazz Sunday, June 12. A beloved and joy-filled tradition, Jazz Sunday is a great day to invite friends to church to enjoy worship and then stay to admire the … Continue reading

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Faithful Friday Worship & Dinner – June 3

The theme for this month is “Joy in June.” All ages are invited and welcome to this informal dinner with worship and communion for all. Our “rain or shine” plan is for fun with lawn games and socializing, and a … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Sunday – 7am Worship Only

As it is the day of the Burlington Marathon, there will be just one worship service on Sunday, May 29th (Memorial Day Sunday) at 7am.  Weather permitting, our worship service will be held outside in the Memorial Garden. Please join … Continue reading

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Annual Meeting & Dinner – Wed, May 25

Pursuant to Articles VII and X, Sections 2, 4 and 5 of the BY-LAWS OF THE FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH, UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST, Burlington, Vermont: The Annual Meeting of the Congregation will be held at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, May … Continue reading

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